microdermabrasion

The 10 facts you need to know about microdermabrasion

Posted by Dr Theva in Skin Rejuvenation Treatment.

For a skin treatment that promises a lot while demanding very little, it pays to know about microdermabrasion and how it can rejuvenate your skin. We cover 10 essential facts you need to know if you’re considering skin rejuvenation treatment. 1. No cuts Microdermabrasion uses a high-pressure blast of fine aluminium oxide crystals to the topmost layer of the skin. No incisions are made, and no anaesthetic is required. 2. No pain Read more...

Dermabrasion and microdermabrasion: how do they differ?

Posted by Dr Theva in Facecare, Skin Rejuvenation Treatment.

The procedures of dermabrasion and microdermabrasion are effective at treating a range of skin conditions. Both cosmetic procedures should be administered in close consultation between doctor and patient as they can be designed to treat a range of specific conditions. There are, however, some key differences in the two procedures. What is dermabrasion? Dermabrasion is a technique whereby a device is used to abrade or level the upper layer of Read more...